The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 3 23 4
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 155 44 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.59% 6.22% 16.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.96% 33.33% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 27 34
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£350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £550 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £62.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.00% +278.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -34.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
282 132 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.01% 18.67% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 70 57
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.26% +151.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £57.55 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 237 (80.07%) SC Cleared
2 114 (38.51%) ITIL
3 87 (29.39%) Microsoft
4 83 (28.04%) DV Cleared
5 70 (23.65%) Windows
6 66 (22.30%) MS Excel
7 61 (20.61%) Service Management
8 47 (15.88%) Service Delivery
9 43 (14.53%) MS Exchange
10 41 (13.85%) SLA
11 39 (13.18%) PRINCE2
12 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2003
13 35 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 34 (11.49%) Finance
15 33 (11.15%) MS Project
16 32 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 30 (10.14%) OVSD
18 29 (9.80%) MCSE
18 29 (9.80%) HP
19 28 (9.46%) Project Management
19 28 (9.46%) MS Office
19 28 (9.46%) MCP
20 26 (8.78%) Backup Exec
21 24 (8.11%) Change Management
21 24 (8.11%) Incident Management
22 22 (7.43%) Windows 7
22 22 (7.43%) Citrix
22 22 (7.43%) SQL
23 21 (7.09%) SharePoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 35 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.38%) Lync
7 7 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.03%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (1.69%) IIS
10 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.68%) Apache
12 1 (0.34%) Moodle
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (22.30%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.15%) MS Project
3 28 (9.46%) MS Office
4 9 (3.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.68%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.05%) Firewall
2 10 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (2.70%) LAN
4 7 (2.36%) WAN
5 6 (2.03%) TACACS
6 5 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.69%) DNS
7 4 (1.35%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.01%) SSL
8 3 (1.01%) Wireless
8 3 (1.01%) DAB
8 3 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (1.01%) Network Security
9 2 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.68%) DHCP
9 2 (0.68%) SNMP
9 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.34%) VPN
10 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.42%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (3.04%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.35%) OLAP
5 4 (1.35%) OLTP
5 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.68%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.68%) Essbase
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.36%) MSI
2 6 (2.03%) InstallShield
3 4 (1.35%) AdminStudio
4 3 (1.01%) Selenium
4 3 (1.01%) JDeveloper
4 3 (1.01%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.34%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.34%) JMeter
5 1 (0.34%) NUnit
General
1 34 (11.49%) Finance
2 10 (3.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.68%) Legal
3 2 (0.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.34%) Military
4 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (20.95%) Analyst
2 32 (10.81%) Support Analyst
3 28 (9.46%) 1st Line Support
4 26 (8.78%) Project Manager
5 20 (6.76%) Consultant
5 20 (6.76%) Service Manager
5 20 (6.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 15 (5.07%) Delivery Manager
6 15 (5.07%) Services Delivery Manager
6 15 (5.07%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (5.07%) Service Analyst
7 12 (4.05%) Team Leader
8 9 (3.04%) Applications Packager
8 9 (3.04%) Senior Manager
8 9 (3.04%) Architect
8 9 (3.04%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 8 (2.70%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.36%) DBA
10 7 (2.36%) Network Engineer
10 7 (2.36%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.01%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (1.01%) Application Packaging
1 3 (1.01%) .NET
1 3 (1.01%) WSH
2 1 (0.34%) SAML
2 1 (0.34%) LAMP
2 1 (0.34%) SOAP
2 1 (0.34%) WCF
2 1 (0.34%) jQuery
2 1 (0.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (0.34%) PhoneGap
2 1 (0.34%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.34%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.36%) CMDB
5 4 (1.35%) Statistics
6 3 (1.01%) SCADA
6 3 (1.01%) PKI
6 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.34%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.34%) Replication
8 1 (0.34%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.34%) CCTV
8 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (23.65%) Windows
2 32 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (7.43%) Windows 7
4 14 (4.73%) Linux
5 12 (4.05%) Windows 8
6 11 (3.72%) UNIX
6 11 (3.72%) Windows Vista
7 7 (2.36%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.68%) Android
9 2 (0.68%) CentOS
9 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (38.51%) ITIL
2 61 (20.61%) Service Management
3 47 (15.88%) Service Delivery
4 39 (13.18%) PRINCE2
5 28 (9.46%) Project Management
6 24 (8.11%) Change Management
6 24 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 21 (7.09%) People Management
8 20 (6.76%) Configuration Management
9 19 (6.42%) ITSM
10 15 (5.07%) Problem Management
11 14 (4.73%) ITIL V3
12 11 (3.72%) Operations Management
13 9 (3.04%) Risk Management
13 9 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (2.70%) Mentoring
14 8 (2.70%) Migration
14 8 (2.70%) PRINCE
15 7 (2.36%) Validation
15 7 (2.36%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.43%) SQL
2 18 (6.08%) C
3 11 (3.72%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.03%) Java
5 5 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.69%) VB
6 1 (0.34%) VBScript
6 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.34%) PHP
6 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 237 (80.07%) SC Cleared
2 83 (28.04%) DV Cleared
3 35 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (9.80%) MCSE
5 28 (9.46%) MCP
6 18 (6.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 18 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (3.72%) HNC
8 11 (3.72%) HND
9 9 (3.04%) CCNP
9 9 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.36%) CTC Cleared
11 6 (2.03%) CCNA
12 5 (1.69%) CCSA
12 5 (1.69%) CCSE
13 3 (1.01%) ISEB
13 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.01%) CNA
13 3 (1.01%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.85%) SLA
2 11 (3.72%) BS15000
3 6 (2.03%) QA
4 3 (1.01%) BS25999
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (6.42%) Hyper-V
2 12 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (3.04%) Firmware
5 4 (1.35%) NFS
6 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.68%) UAG
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.34%) Squid
7 1 (0.34%) Postfix
7 1 (0.34%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (10.14%) OVSD
2 26 (8.78%) Backup Exec
3 11 (3.72%) HP UCMDB
4 10 (3.38%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (2.70%) SCCM
6 7 (2.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.01%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 87 (29.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.80%) HP
3 22 (7.43%) Citrix
4 20 (6.76%) VMware
5 16 (5.41%) Oracle
6 15 (5.07%) Cisco
7 12 (4.05%) Remedy
8 11 (3.72%) Lumension
9 10 (3.38%) McAfee
9 10 (3.38%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.04%) Sophos
11 7 (2.36%) NetApp
11 7 (2.36%) F5
12 6 (2.03%) Juniper
13 5 (1.69%) Nokia
13 5 (1.69%) Blue Coat
13 5 (1.69%) Computacenter
14 4 (1.35%) Symantec
15 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.01%) IBM
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